Does Maternal Body Mass Index Affect the Quantity of Circulating Fetal Cells Available to Use for Cell-Based Noninvasive Prenatal Test in High-Risk Pregnancies?

Fetal Diagnosis and Therapy. Sept 2018 Kruckow S, Schelde P, Hatt L, Ravn K, Petersen OB, Uldbjerg N, Vogel I, Singh R. We present the first study that investigates the effect of maternal body mass index (BMI) on the quantity of circulating fetal cells available to use in cell-based noninvasive prenatal test (cbNIPT). cbNIPT has been proposed as a superior alternative to noninvasive prenatal […]

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